Anglers fear invasive species will damage west’s lakes

An angling website claims there are covert plans by fishermen from the UK and Ireland to introduce three species of non-native fish into western waterways that have been designated wild brown trout fisheries. The post...

Eleven year old donates her long hair to aid two charities

An inspirational eleven year old Galway girl has donated 14 inches of her beautiful hair to the Rapunzel Foundation, which will now be used to provide wigs for children who have suffered hair loss...
Senator Hildegarde Naughton

Brexit on agenda at Galway gathering

Issues and opportunities arising from Britain’s decision to leave the EU are to be discussed at a public meeting in Galway, which will be addressed by the Minister for Foreign Affairs. The public meeting on...
Galway's Roisin Leonard who scored 2-4 against Mayo.

Tribeswomen make winning league start after surviving late Staunton scare

Galway 2-8 Mayo 1-10 THIS was too close for comfort. In the end, a bounce of the ball separated them. It never should have come to that but it did. Six minutes into second-half injury time, Mayo...
President Donald Trump signs the order to build his famous wall along the Mexican border.

Global picture shows we didn’t suffer political chaos at all

World of Politics with Harry McGee – harrymcgee@gmail.com At the end of February last year, when the dust had settled on the general election, we thought we had voted for chaos. The largest party, Fine Gael,...
Éamon Ó Cuív: €40m owed to GLAS farmers.

€40m still not paid in GLAS scheme

HUNDREDS of galway farmers are among the 10,100 glas participants nationwide who are still awaiting payments totalling €40m that were scheduled to be made before Christmas, according to West Galway TD, Éamon Ó Cuív. Minister...

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